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"I’m so pleased with myself - I'm determined to make changes to my life as I feel so much better with exercise"

"I’m so pleased with myself - I'm determined to make changes to my life as I feel so much better with exercise"

Posted: Wed, 10 Jan 2018 11:04

These are the words of Wendy, who was one of 79 individuals who signed up and took part in the Great East Swim outreach programme in 2017 and she has not looked back since!

If you're ready to make a change... Read More »

Tags: Great east swim, great east swim outreach programme

Tesco Bags of Help - Community Funding Scheme

Tesco Bags of Help - Community Funding Scheme

Posted: Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:48

The money raised by the carrier bag charge in Tesco stores in England, Wales and Scotland is being used to fund a large number of projects that support community participation in the development and use... Read More »

Tags: Tesco Bags of Help, funding, grants

Tackling inactivity in Suffolk Workplaces

Tackling inactivity in Suffolk Workplaces

Posted: Tue, 02 Jan 2018 11:18

  • Brits sit down for average 8.9 hours per day1, 40% do not exercise enough2
  • 131 million working days lost to sickness absence in England each year3
  • Suffolk Sport wants more people to exercise in and around... Read More »

Tags: Healthy Workplaces, Workplace Challenge 2018, Workplace Health

The White Ribbon Campaign

The White Ribbon Campaign

Posted: Wed, 27 Dec 2017 15:07

White Ribbon Campaign

Starting 25th November 2017

The White Ribbon Campaign is the largest global effort of men working to end male violence against women. Its aim is to educate and raise awareness of violence... Read More »

Tags: Stop Domestic Violence Against Women, White Ribbon Campaign Suffolk, White Ribbon Suffolk

New Fit Villages activities launching in the New Year!

New Fit Villages activities launching in the New Year!

Posted: Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:44

Fit Villages is supporting the launch of new activities across Suffolk's Villages in the New Year! Full details are below;

Nordic Walking
New Nordic Walking Beginners Workshops in Clare Castle Country Park... Read More »

Tags: Community, Fit Villages, New Age Kurling, Nordic Walking, Table Tennis

Registrations open for Bury St Edmunds Women on Wheels 2018

Registrations open for Bury St Edmunds Women on Wheels 2018

Posted: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:08

The hugely popular Women on Wheels (WoW) event is back for a fifth year in Bury St. Edmunds and registrations are now open. The ride will take place on Sunday 8th July 2018 starting from Nowton Park, with... Read More »

Tags: WOW, Women in Sport, cycling, female sport

ActivLives Community Games successful once again!

ActivLives Community Games successful once again!

Posted: Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:41

The Third 'ActivLives Community Games' were held recently at the Gainsborough Sports Centre in Ipswich, targeted at people over the age of 50, who don't currently take part in regular sports activity.... Read More »

Tags: ActivLives

Join the Suffolk Sport Board

Join the Suffolk Sport Board

Posted: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:59

A fantastic opportunity to make a difference in shaping the current and future provision of sport, physical activity and health and wellbeing interventions across the county.

Suffolk Sport are recruiting... Read More »

Tags: Jobs in Suffolk, Suffolk Sport Board opportunties, Suffolk Sport jobs

Make 2017 the Biggest Thank You ever!

Make 2017 the Biggest Thank You ever!

Posted: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:57

Sports volunteers will take centre-stage at BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017!

It's been another sensational year for sport in the UK. And, as ever, behind every triumph and trophy, every point and... Read More »

Tags: Join in, Sport Volunteers in Suffolk, Volunteers